Jewish Events in Exeter


Events in 5780

Family Shabbat Service

Sat 25 January 10.30am

Family Shabbat services are planned every month, usually fourth Saturday, and are slightly reduced in length taking place from 10.30am to 11.30am to make them accessible to as many younger members of the community as possible.

Holocaust Memorial Day

Mon 27 January from 10.00am

The theme of this year's Holocaust Memorial Day is Stand Together. The opening ceremony will be at the Cathedral on Monday 27th January at 10:00am. A free exhibition on the holocaust and other genocides will be at the Guildhall from 10:00am to 3:30pm. Synagogue tours will be conducted between 10:00am and midday. Various talks will take place throughout the day at Southernhay United Reform Church, and the closing ceremony will be at the Guildhall at 3:30pm.

Mental Health Awareness Shabbat

Sat 1 February 10.30am

It is an opportunity to encourage people of all ages to be more in touch with their own mental health and wellbeing, and to raise awareness of mental health and mental illness in the local and wider community. Followed by an extended bring and share kiddush (vegetarian only please) and optional discussion (be as participative or simply observe as you like).

Communal Seder

Thur 9 April

Date for your diary! It's still some way away, but one of the highlights of the year - our communal Pesach Seder - will be on the second night this year. More details and how to book will be provider nearer the time in the newsletter.